Daniel Levin Quartet (Jerome Foundation Commission)

Wednesday, April 28, 2010. 8:30 pm

Daniel Levin Quartet (Jerome Foundation Commission)

Wednesday, April 28, 2010. 8:30 pm

Daniel Levin (cello), Nate Wooley (trumpet), Matt Moran (vibes), Peter Bitenc (bass)

Daniel Levin began playing the cello at age six. He has performed and/or
recorded with Billy Bang, Borah Bergman, Tim Berne, Anthony Braxton,
Rob Brown, Whit Dickey, Mark Dresser, Joe Morris, Joe McPhee, William Parker, Warren Smith, Ken Vandermark, and many others. Daniel has recorded as a sideman for Clean Feed, EMANEM, Not Two, and RogueART. His records as a leader are on Riti Records, Hat Hut, and Clean Feed. Daniel is the recipient of a 2010 Jerome Foundation award.

“Cellist Daniel Levin is a major new voice on his instrument and in improvised music.”
– Ed Hazell, The Boston Phoenix

“Daniel Levin est aujourd’hui une figure majeure du violoncello.”
– Franck Bergerot, Jazz Magazine

“Not since David Darling and Hank Roberts has there been a more exciting jazz prospect on the cello…..it leaves Levin very much the man to watch.”
– Penguin Guide to Jazz